The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Statistics
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 192 204
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 38 56 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.90% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.01% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 20
Median salary £31,000 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.72% -42.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4390 5519 4498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.34% 88.32% 84.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3626 4380 3745
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Statistics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in the West Midlands

Statistics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Statistics in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Statistics in the West Midlands

Statistics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistics in the West Midlands

Statistics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +8 21 £36,250 +31.81% 3
Warwickshire +22 5 £26,000 +57.57% 1
Solihull - 3 £18,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 - -
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,000 -
Coventry +5 1 £59,000 +145.83%
Worcestershire - 1 £22,500 -
Statistics
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 33 (46.48%) SQL
2 31 (43.66%) Finance
3 29 (40.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 23 (32.39%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (28.17%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.35%) Windows
7 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
8 16 (22.54%) ITIL
8 16 (22.54%) SAS
8 16 (22.54%) Analytics
9 15 (21.13%) Marketing
10 13 (18.31%) SLA
10 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
11 12 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (15.49%) Statistical Analysis
12 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
13 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (14.08%) Performance Management
13 10 (14.08%) Cognos
13 10 (14.08%) Service Delivery
14 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (12.68%) Business Continuity
14 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
14 9 (12.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 9 (12.68%) Statistical Modelling
14 9 (12.68%) Critical Success Factor
14 9 (12.68%) Escalation Management
14 9 (12.68%) Contract Management

Statistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (22.54%) SAS
2 5 (7.04%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (40.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (9.86%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.82%) SPSS
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Trello
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
1 4 (5.63%) SMS
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) DMZ
3 2 (2.82%) DNS
3 2 (2.82%) FTP
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) Network Security
3 2 (2.82%) VPN
3 2 (2.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) IMAP
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (9.86%) MySQL
6 5 (7.04%) GIS
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (5.63%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 3 (4.23%) Big Data
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.82%) DB2
9 2 (2.82%) DTS
9 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Axure RP
1 3 (4.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 15 (21.13%) Marketing
3 8 (11.27%) Games
4 5 (7.04%) Military
5 3 (4.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.41%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
2 10 (14.08%) Service Manager
3 8 (11.27%) Developer
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Data Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) GIS Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Analytics Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Analytics Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Service Support Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Support Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Digital Product Owner
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Mathematician
8 3 (4.23%) Product Owner
8 3 (4.23%) Statistical Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) CSS
1 6 (8.45%) HTML
2 4 (5.63%) Flash
3 2 (2.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.41%) MDX
4 1 (1.41%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.27%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.41%) IVR
6 1 (1.41%) Smart Home
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.45%) Linux
5 5 (7.04%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.63%) Unix
7 2 (2.82%) AIX
7 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (22.54%) Analytics
2 16 (22.54%) ITIL
3 11 (15.49%) Statistical Analysis
4 10 (14.08%) Performance Management
4 10 (14.08%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.68%) Business Continuity
5 9 (12.68%) Contract Management
5 9 (12.68%) Critical Success Factor
5 9 (12.68%) Escalation Management
5 9 (12.68%) Incident Management
5 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.68%) Statistical Modelling
6 8 (11.27%) Data Analysis
6 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery Management
7 7 (9.86%) Validation
8 6 (8.45%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.45%) CRM
8 6 (8.45%) Operations Research
9 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 33 (46.48%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) Python
2 5 (7.04%) R
3 4 (5.63%) VBA
4 3 (4.23%) Java
4 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.82%) C#
5 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
1 5 (7.04%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) MCSE
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) PhD
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.31%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.23%) XenServer
3 2 (2.82%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.82%) Nagios
1 2 (2.82%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) Cognos
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) VMware
4 6 (8.45%) HP
5 5 (7.04%) Cadence
5 5 (7.04%) Citrix
6 3 (4.23%) IBM
6 3 (4.23%) NetApp
6 3 (4.23%) Tableau
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) Intel
7 2 (2.82%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.82%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.82%) Nimsoft
7 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.82%) Sophos
7 2 (2.82%) Sybase
8 1 (1.41%) Adobe
8 1 (1.41%) Symantec
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